Advice & Insights

6 Ways to Build Up Your Resume When You Can’t Afford to Do an Unpaid Internship

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As you start thinking about life after college, you may hear that internships are the most important stepping stones to your first job. And they are often the simplest and most traditional way to build up your resume so you …

By Tiffany Waddell Tate - The Muse
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Strategies for Achieving Work-Life Balance in BigLaw

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For many lawyers—especially those in large firms—work-life balance seems like an elusive goal—impossible to reach with billable-hours requirements and client demands. And, the move to remote work in the wake of COVID-19 has blurred the lines of work and personal …

By Kirkland & Ellis - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Health Interest Community – Inaugural Blog Post

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Welcome to the new Health Interest Community.  This new resource will take the place of careers.uw.edu/pre-health.  Be sure to click the box on the top right to sign up to receive alerts when new content is posted!

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director Briana Randall (She/Her)
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Apply for Jobs in China Through InitialView Global Job Platform

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PwC, Morgan Stanley, Ford, ByteDance and many others are hiring through the InitialViewplatform. If you’re looking for internships and full-time opportunities in China, download their app and apply now for priority access!
You’ll only need to have your resume on …
By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
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Handshake – How to take full advantage of UW’s job and internship platform

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In our current world of social distancing, it should be comforting to know that a great deal of employer recruiting takes place online. Employers are still actively posting positions in Handshake and reviewing applications for job and internship openings, so …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
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June at the Virtual Career & Internship Center

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Since Monday, March 16th, the Career & Internship Center has been entirely virtual.  It’s now June and while our doors in Mary Gates Hall remain closed, all our team members continue to work remotely, excited and ready to connect with …

By Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her)
Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her) Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
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UW Diversity Leadership Conference 2020: The personal is Political

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Diversity Leadership Conference 2020: The Personal is Political: Showing Up for Ourselves and Others in Solidarity

“Certainly there are very real differences between us…But it is not those differences between us that are separating us. It is rather our refusal …

By Dawn Cheung
Dawn Cheung Career Coach Dawn Cheung
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By Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her)
Emma O'Neill-Myers (She/Her) Associate Director of Employer & Student Engagement Emma O
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Top 10 Healthcare Jobs – That Don’t Require a Doctorate Degree

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), healthcare employment is projected to grow faster than any other sector, increasing 14% over the next decade, and adding roughly 1.9 million new jobs. Why so much growth? The growth …

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PathwayU: a dynamic new exploratory tool

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Are you looking for a sense of direction for your future/career?  Confused about majors and what fits you?  Excited to launch your career but not sure where to start?  Look no further.

The Career & Internship Center has partnered with …

By Patrick Chidsey
Patrick Chidsey Associate Director & Career Coach Patrick Chidsey
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